Stellenbosch


Matie earns doctorate for biltong study

2017-03-14 13:33

South Africa's first doctorate for studies in biltong goes to Maxine Jones, who likes hers "moist and fatty".

Live chicken thrown in air, forced to smoke at Stellenbosch res party

2017-02-20 13:53

The feathers of animal anti-cruelty activists have been ruffled after a video emerged of a live chicken being thrown into the air and made to smoke a cigarette at a Stellenbosch University residence party.

Spinal cord patients helped through new exercises

2016-12-22 17:49

Dr Candace Vermaak of Stellenbosch University has been able to restore some independence to people suffering from spinal cord injuries through exercise.

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WATCH: Murder-accused CEO Jason Rohde in court

Real estate CEO Jason Rohde applied for bail in court on Thursday.

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I'm bringing Sevens discipline and hard work to Boks - Stick

New backline coach for the Boks, Mzwandile Stick, addressed the media in Stellenbosch on Thursday. Stick gives an update on injured players like Elton Jantjies and Lionel Mapoe, while discussing the different cultures of Sevens and 15s rugby. Watch.

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WATCH: Students face-off at Maties statue

Students clashed in front of a statue on campus at Stellenbosch University on Thursday.

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Last blackface "should have been a wake-up"

Mienke Steytler of the South African Institute of Race Relations (SAIRR) says a 2014 incident of blackface at Stellenbosch University "should have been a wake-up call" on racial sensitivity. She likened incidents of blackface to hate speech on a wall at Wits University.

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There has been an abundance of wild fires in the Cape this summer, and firefighting teams have been pushed into overdrive. View the top 10 most powerful images from the Cape fires here.

There has been an abundance of wild fires in the Cape this summer, and firefighting teams have been pushed into overdrive. View the top 10 most powerful images from the Cape fires here.

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SPIED: Land Rover Disco 5 spotted in SA?

2016-01-20 07:40

An eagled-eyed Wheels24 user spotted a heavily camouflaged SUV at a Land Rover dealer in Stellenbosch. Is this the new Discovery 5?

Maties researcher uses athletes' belt to track wildebeest stress levels

2015-12-23 10:36

A Stellenbosch University researcher has used biotelemetry belts - normally used to test athletes - to determine how stressed wildebeest get when placed in a boma, prior to being moved.

 

Le Clos, Van der Burgh win gold in Stellenbosch

2017-02-26 22:16

The 2017 SA Grand Prix Invitational Swimming Meet wrapped up in Stellenbosch with an additional five new Meet records.

'Biochar' could help clean SA's polluted water

2017-02-08 08:49

A type of charcoal made from eucalyptus trees could provide the solution to South Africa’s polluted water.

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More than 120 firefighters are battling a wildfire in the Banhoek Valley. View pictures from the scene here.

More than 120 firefighters are battling a wildfire in the Banhoek Valley. View pictures from the scene here.

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Murder docket opened after woman’s body found at Spier

2016-08-05 17:31

Officers have changed inquest to a murder investigation after a woman’s body was found at a Stellenbosch hotel, Western Cape police said.

Stellies protesters clash with security during bid to disrupt classes

2016-03-09 18:05

A scuffle has broken out between Stellenbosch University students and private security guards after students tried to disrupt classes, a SRC leader told News24.

Maties too strong for Tuks

2016-02-23 07:13

The table-topping Maties extended their unbeaten run in this year’s Varsity Cup when they beat Tuks at the Danie Craven Stadium.

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Maties unit investigates 'blackface'

The newly-formed Equality Unit at Stellenbosch University is investigating an incident at one of its female residences this week. Two white students appear in a photograph, their bodies and faces covered in dark pigment at a social event.

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Get a glimpse into the day of Cape Town's volunteer fire crew as they battle a relentless blaze in Stellenbosch.

Get a glimpse into the day of Cape Town's volunteer fire crew as they battle a relentless blaze in Stellenbosch.

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SA tourism should use opportunities in US market - expert

2015-12-29 15:39

South Africa can benefit from the American travel industry by looking online to reach this internet-savvy market, according to a marketing expert.

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NEWSPAPERS: Open Stellenbosch continue the fight for English

Today's newspapers focus on Open Stellenbosch's proposal for the adoption of English as primary language at the University of Stellenbosch.

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